Building record 0202101000 - CAMP BARN, STEEPLE CLAYDON

Summary

Seventeenth century barn, said to have been where Cromwell's army camped in 1644.

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II) 1214975: CAMP BARN

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • BARN (17th Century - 1600 AD to 1699 AD)

Description

Dimensions - Length 0010 m Width 0005
Plan Form - RECTANGULAR
CROMWELL'S ARMY CAMPED ROUND BARN 3 MARCH 1644 (B1).
Grade II. Small barn. C17, restored. Coursed rubble stone, old tile roof, coped gable, moulded kneelers, off-centre brick stack. W. side has 3 wooden mullion and transom windows, the outer ones with leaded lights. E. side has garage and stable doors. Street gable has brass plaque recording encampment of Cromwell's army around the barn in March 1644, prior to the attack on Hillesden House (B6).
NGR (B5).

Sources (3)

  • <1>SBC13295 Article in serial: RECS OF BUCKS 1858 2 P95 (& OTHER REFS:SEE CASS 00 176).
  • <5>SBC10473 Map: OS 1977 1:2500 MAP.
  • <6>SBC3775 Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1984. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST. p50.

Location

Grid reference SP 70364 26842 (point) (Exact)
Civil Parish STEEPLE CLAYDON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: Site visit (EBC13589)

Record last edited

Sep 14 2009 6:17PM

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